CRESTED COUA

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SCIENTIFIC NAME:  Coua Cristata

HABITAT:  Forests, savannas, and brush areas of Madagascar

CONSERVATION STATUS:   Least Concern

FUN FACT:  Crested Coua chicks make the feeding job a little easier for their parents: There are two bright red and white markings on the inside of the chick's mouth that look just like bull's-eyes. These markings show the parents where to put the food

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